Capital Science Evening Lectures
Wednesday, September 21, 2022 - 6:30pm to 7:45pm
How do genes and the environment interact to generate a variety of behaviors? How are behavioral decisions modified by context and experience? Neuroscience has reached a stage where these questions...
Broad Branch Road Neighborhood Lectures
Thursday, June 16, 2022 - 6:30pm to 7:30pm
Join the Earth and Planets Laboratory as we go where no Neighborhood Lecture has gone before! The virtual lecture will be led by Postdoctoral Fellow Dr. Michael L. Wong, astrobiologist and host of...
Capital Science Evening Lectures
Tuesday, June 7, 2022 - 4:00pm to 5:00pm
Professor Andrew Fabian OBE FRS is a Professor in the Institute of Astronomy at the University of Cambridge, where he leads the Insitute's X-Ray research group. The group's research focuses...
Astronomy Lecture Series
Monday, May 23, 2022 - 6:30pm to 8:00pm
In 1929, Carnegie astronomer Edwin Hubble discovered that the universe is expanding and revolutionized our perspective on the cosmos. Decades of discovery followed. The launch of the Hubble Space...
Astronomy Lecture Series
Monday, May 9, 2022 - 6:30pm to 8:00pm
Modern science began with Copernicus speculating that the Earth is a planet and that all the planets orbit the Sun. During the first four centuries of modern science, the discovery of extrasolar...
Broad Branch Road Neighborhood Lectures
Thursday, April 28, 2022 - 6:30pm to 7:30pm
The successful launch of the James Webb Space Telescope (JWST) heralds a new age in the exploration of our Universe, and in particular the study of exoplanets. JWST's large aperture and wide and...
Astronomy Lecture Series
Monday, April 25, 2022 - 6:30pm to 8:00pm
The James Webb Space Telescope (JWST) originated in a 1995 proposal from the Hubble Space Telescope & Beyond Committee led by Dr. Dressler as part of a quest to connect our human origins to the...
Capital Science Evening Lectures
Thursday, April 21, 2022 - 4:00pm to 5:00pm
As humans, we have survived and evolved because we are curious and critical thinkers. How do those traits shape our lives and our science and lead us to understand the world around us? Epigenetics, a...
Science in the Neighborhood Series
Thursday, April 14, 2022 - 6:00pm to 7:00pm
Carnegie Embryology presents: A Science in the Neighborhood public lecture with Dr. Alexandria Forbes, President and CEO of clinical-stage gene therapy company MeiraGTx. MeiraGTx is focused on...
Astronomy Lecture Series
Monday, April 11, 2022 - 6:30pm to 8:00pm
Over the past two decades, astronomy has made stunning achievements that have exceeded even the most seasoned scientists’ predictions. New discoveries about black holes, planets in and beyond...

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